FAQ: Estate Planning
Most of us are not familiar with the ins and outs of Estate Planning, and why it's necessary. So, I've compiled a list of commonly asked questions with brief answers. To complete your Estate Plan, I recommend consulting an attorney in your State who specializes in this field of Law.
What does an Estate Plan entail in California?
If I have a Will, do I need a Trust?
What information will my attorney need for my Estate Plan?
If I do not have an Estate Plan, will my property have to go through Probate?
What is the cost of Probate?
Will an Estate Plan help me avoid Estate Tax?
If I have a Trust, will my beneficiaries need a lawyer when I pass?
What is the responsibility of a Trustee?
How much does an Estate Plan typically cost?